Detective book covers

Detective book cover with the title 'Cat Chaser'
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Show off your book's personality with a custom detective cover designed just for you by a professional designer. Need ideas? We’ve collected some amazing examples of detective book covers from our global community of designers. Get inspired and start planning the perfect detective book cover today.

Detective book cover with the title 'MA'
Detective book cover with the title 'Book cover for Sherlock Holmes Story Featuring Dracula'
Detective book cover with the title 'In the Delivery - a Dana Capone Mystery'
Detective book cover with the title 'SILO, A political thriller'
Detective book cover with the title 'The Clondike Detective book cover'
Detective book cover with the title 'book cover'
Detective book cover with the title 'Pulp cover style'
Detective book cover with the title 'The Sherlock Effect'
Detective book cover with the title 'Thrill Girl book cover'
Detective book cover with the title 'NY Times Bestseller author's new Book Cover'
Detective book cover with the title 'Jose Leyenda Mysteries  Book 1'
Detective book cover with the title 'hollow eve - cover book'
Detective book cover with the title 'Crime / Mystery book cover design'
Detective book cover with the title 'Book cover re-design'
Detective book cover with the title 'Book cover'
Detective book cover with the title 'Design cover for a sci-fi noir novel'
Detective book cover with the title 'Victorian detective discovers a severed head frozen in the River Thames!'
Detective book cover with the title 'Curiosity Killed The Chicken Book Cover'
Detective book cover with the title 'The Private Investigator's Licensing Handbook'
Detective book cover with the title 'The Fenix Projects.'
Detective book cover with the title 'CoveR "Defective Detective!" - WIP'
Detective book cover with the title 'Noir detective horror stories'
Detective book cover with the title '6th grader detective'
Detective book cover with the title 'A winning design for a book cover'
Detective book cover with the title 'E-Book Cover : Acting Can Be Murder by Parker Chasen'
Detective book cover with the title 'Book Cover Contest Entry'
Detective book cover with the title 'Detective Series - 3rd book'
Detective book cover with the title 'En Tierra de Lobos'
Detective book cover with the title 'Bold crime book cover'
Detective book cover with the title 'Seeking Dr. Magic'
Detective book cover with the title 'Children's Fiction Cover'
Detective book cover with the title 'Across the Sea of Time, a fourth dimension adventure'
Detective book cover with the title 'From the Ashes'
Detective book cover with the title 'The Depository'
Detective book cover with the title 'A Knife In The Dark - Book Cover'
Detective book cover with the title 'Replica of a book series'
Detective book cover with the title 'Blackbird'
Detective book cover with the title 'The Knife in the Dark'
Detective book cover with the title 'Deadly Ransom Book Cover Concept '
Detective book cover with the title 'Book Cover Concept'
Detective book cover with the title 'Cover for “One Final Affair” by Adam D. Rice'
Detective book cover with the title 'https://99designs.com/book-cover-design/contests/design-pulpy-cover-defective-detective-696361/entries'
Detective book cover with the title 'the Tenth Ring'
Detective book cover with the title 'Thriller novel cover art'
Detective book cover with the title 'Book cover for detective'
Detective book cover with the title 'Bold mystery concept'
Detective book cover with the title 'Book Cover for a detective novel.'
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How to create your detective book cover design

If you want an amazing detective book cover that stands out from the competition, work with a professional designer. Find and hire a designer to make your vision come to life, or host a design contest and get ideas from designers around the world.

Start a contest

Designers from around the world pitch you ideas. You provide feedback, hone your favorites and choose a winner.

Start a project

Find the perfect designer to match your style and budget. Then collaborate one-on-one to create a custom book cover.

What makes a good detective book cover?

A great book cover tells a story, makes people look twice, and helps your new book jump off the shelves. Book covers achieve all of that through color, typography and other design elements. Learn how to make your detective book cover stand out from the crowd.

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How to design a book cover

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